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Regather Comedy Club – The Elvis Dead
13/12/2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Elvis Aaron Presley is the quintessential rock star icon, with influence stretching across generations; Bruce Campbell is the quintessential B-movie horror icon, appearing with enough regularity to consider it habit, as Ash Williams in the Evil Dead movies. Bruce also once appeared as Elvis in the ‘soul-stealing mummy in a nursing home’ movie, Bubba Ho-Tep.Rob Kemp loves all of these things, and (very occasionally) has been told that he bears a passing resemblance to Bruce Campbell (we’re not here to discuss the accuracy of this observation, just accept that it happened).
Every now and then, an idea strikes that seems extremely absurd, and yet at the same time bizarrely fitting.
With this being the case, the only logical thing to do is don a jumpsuit (blue and brown, naturally) and sing your way through as much of the plot of Evil Dead 2 as you can in one hour.
Join us as the cult horror medley showcase that swept The Edinburgh Fringe by storm comes to Regather Comedy Club!
Leicester Comedy Festival 2017 Award Winner – BEST SHOW, and BEST MUSICAL
LastMinute.com Edinburgh Fringe 2017 nominee – BEST NEWCOMER
Amused Moose 2017 Award Winner – OUTSTANDING FRINGE SHOW
Comedian’s Choice Award 2017 Winner – BEST PERFORMER
Comedian’s Choice Award 2017 Nominee – BEST SHOW
Malcolm Hardee Award 2017 Winner – ACT MOST LIKELY TO MAKE A MILLION QUID
Malcolm Hardee Award 2017 Nominee – COMIC ORIGINALITY